Subject: Re: Accounting for differences in physical memory performance
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/23/2002 08:30:49
On Thu, May 23, 2002 at 07:16:11AM +0200, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:

 > I considered sorting the memory by Amiga memory list priority, but somebody
 > explained to me that NetBSD could not really make use of this information;
 > once a page is used, it is used. Is this not true?

Yes, once the page is used, it is used until it is freed again.  But
sorting in this way will make it less likely that it will be used in
the first place.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>